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QCinema 2022: Free films, discounts, digitally restored classics, and first-in-PH titles

Mike De Leon’s “Itim,” Dolly de Leon in “Triangle of Sadness,” Wong Kar-wai’s “In the Mood for Love” in 4K, and exciting new features and shorts are just some of the highlights of this year’s film festival

Missed this year’s Cinemalaya IRL screenings? You can still catch films at these QC locations

Watch full-length and short films from this year’s roster—including the opening film “Leonor Will Never Die”—at Cinema ’76 Film Society and at Sine Pop

What to see at and where to watch the 2022 Cinemalaya film fest

The independent film festival is back and in person, too, from Aug. 5 to Oct. 31

Lav Diaz is making his small screen debut with ‘Servando Magdamag’

The eight-episode show is based on Ricky Lee’s “Servando Magdamag” and tackles agrarian issues at the dawn of the oppressive Marcos regime

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What is Philippine cinema? This documentary looks back at the industry’s past 100 years

This documentary will change the way you think about Filipino films

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Movies are free at this postwar home-turned-boutique cinema

Movie tickets are free at Sine Pop in Quezon City but you’d have to call to reserve a slot

8 short films to check out from Cinemalaya’s roster of 70+ films this 2020

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Other than ‘Shake, Rattle and Roll,’ here are 5 Peque Gallaga films you have to see

Last Thursday, May 7, veteran director Peque Gallaga passed away. Gallaga was one of the…

AI could be in the future of Philippine cinema

A hundred years in and Philippine cinema has surely evolved.  Just a few months ago,…

‘Metamorphosis’ almost gets an X rating from MTRCB, but has been reclassified

The 15th Cinema One Originals festival opens tonight, Nov. 7, but in its wake comes…